Executive Summary

Summary
Title- VMware Identity Manager and vRealize Automation updates address multiple security issues
Informations
NameVMSA-2016-0013First vendor Publication2016-08-23
VendorVMwareLast vendor Modification2016-08-23
Severity (Vendor) N/ARevisionN/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score7.5Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score6.4Attack ComplexityLow
Cvss Expoit Score10AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

a. VMware Identity Manager local privilege escalation vulnerability

VMware Identity Manager and vRealize Automation both contain a vulnerability that may allow for a local privilege escalation. Exploitation of this issue may lead to an attacker with access to a low-privileged account to escalate their privileges to that of root.

The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has reserved the identifier CVE-2016-5335 for this issue.

Column 5 of the following table lists the action required to remediate the vulnerability in each release, if a solution is available.

Product Running Replace with/ VMWare Product Version on Severity Apply Patch Workaround ======================= ======= ======= ========= ============= ========== VMware Identity Manager 2.x VA Important 2.7 None vRealize Automation 7.0.x VA Important 7.1 None vRealize Automation 6.x VA N/A not affected N/A

b. vRealize Automation remote code execution vulnerability

vRealize Automation contains a vulnerability that may allow for remote code execution. Exploitation of this issue may lead to an attacker gaining access to a low-privileged account on the appliance.

The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has reserved the identifier CVE-2016-5336 for this issue.

Column 5 of the following table lists the action required to remediate the vulnerability in each release, if a solution is available.

Product Running Replace with/

b. vRealize Automation remote code execution vulnerability

vRealize Automation contains a vulnerability that may allow for remote code execution. Exploitation of this issue may lead to an attacker gaining access to a low-privileged account on the appliance.

The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has reserved the identifier CVE-2016-5336 for this issue.

Column 5 of the following table lists the action required to remediate the vulnerability in each release, if a solution is available.

Product Running Replace with/

Original Source

Url : http://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2016-0013.html

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application5
Application2

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2016-08-29Name : A device management application running on the remote host is affected by mul...
File : vmware_vrealize_automation_VMSA_2016_013.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-02-17Name : The remote OracleVM host is missing one or more security updates.
File : oraclevm_OVMSA-2016-0013.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Alert History

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DateInformations
2016-08-31 21:27:37
  • Multiple Updates
2016-08-31 09:25:16
  • Multiple Updates
2016-08-30 13:21:28
  • Multiple Updates
2016-08-24 05:23:10
  • First insertion